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Old 04-26-2013, 09:32 AM
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Default Integrated brake controller operating question?

You guys that installed this controller yourself and haven't flashed the controller into the EVIC, how are you accessing the different trailer brake types that you'd normally access through the EVIC? Or am I missing something? Seems there's options for light electric, heavy electric, electric over hydraulic, etc.

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Well the trailer brakes seemed to work fine on whatever setting it comes through from the factory with.
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I had mine both ways and before and after flashing there are no choices for traffic, just voltage increase/decrease and you should adjust differently for empty/full trailer. If you don't have the flash you won't see anything in the EVIC for it.
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No flash and works just like any other controller. I set the level of braking that I need from 1 to 10 on the controller and that's it. Works fine as is.
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Is the stock controller just plug and play other then getting flashed if wanted?
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It seems to have been plug n play for me. No flash and it's working perfectly on my truck other than not showing the display on the EVIC.
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It seems to have been plug n play for me. No flash and it's working perfectly on my truck other than not showing the display on the EVIC.
If you want to see it in the EVIC it needs to be flashed, but it does work fine without flash. There are other problems associated with not having it flashed if you don't drive it everyday.
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What are the other problems? I haven't noticed any issues so far other than not seeing it displayed in the EVIC.
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Can someone with a 2010 Ram and a flashed in controller tell me if you get the options to choose heavy or light trailer settings in the EVIC? Or is that just an option on the later model years? I'm wondering if I'm losing out on features by not having my controller flashed in.

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It must be an option for later models. My EVIC only shows the gain setting.
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